It’s do-or-die time for the Denver Nuggets. They enter Sunday’s Game 6 with their backs against the wall as they try to extend the series against the Jazz. Utah, meanwhile, seeks its third conference semifinal berth in the past four seasons. Heading into the fourth quarter, the Nuggets have built an 88-79 lead, as Jamal Murray (29 points) and Donovan Mitchell (27 points) continue their series-long duel.
A win advances the Jazz into the Western Conference semifinals in a matchup against the Los Angeles Clippers, who closed out the Dallas Mavericks in their own Game 6 Sunday. Denver will get a significant boost for Game 6 as guard Gary Harris reportedly plans to play for the first time since the restart. During the regular season, he averaged 10.4 points while playing 31.8 minutes, including 55 starts. The Nuggets will try to become the 12th team in NBA history to overcome a 3-1 deficit.
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